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1 Crimes And Punishment: Volume 1.
BPC Publishing Limited and Credit Services, Paulton: 1973. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Explains the causes, and details certain murders, the people that were murdered and the murderers. The same is done for kidnapping. 
Price: 6.18 USD
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2 Crimes And Punishment: Volume 1.
BPC Publishing Limited and Credit Services, Paulton: 1973. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Explains the causes, and details certain murders, the people that were murdered and the murderers. The same is done for kidnapping. 
Price: 6.18 USD
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3 AVRICH, PAUL. Sacco And Vanzetti: The Anarchist Background.
Princeton University Press, Princeton: 1991. 0691047898 / 9780691047898 First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Very good condition. 
Rather than focusing on the robbery and murder at the shoe factory near Boston, the infamous trial, and the worldwide protests that it occasioned, Paul Avrich tells the absorbing stories of the lives of Nicola Sacco, a shoe worker, and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, a fish peddler, both Italian immigrants and anarchists. Shows how their anarchist background clarifies Sacco and Vanzetti's suspicious behavior. Includes an Index. 
Price: 46.55 USD
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4 BEDAU, HUGO ADAM. The Death Penalty In America.
Aldine Publishing Company, Chicago: 1967. 0202240002 / 9780202240008 Fifth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Despite the wealth of discussion that the death penalty has inspired in this country during the past several years, no volume has been published in which all the issues are presented against the background of the latest available research. Includes an Index. 
Price: 38.48 USD
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5 BOYLAN, JEANNE. Portraits Of Guilt: The Woman Who Profiles The Faces Of America's Deadliest Criminals.
Pocket Books, New York: 2000. 0671034855 / 9780671034856 First Pocket Books Hardcover Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Inside the investigation of the deadly crimes that have shocked our nation - the Polly Klaas kidnapping, Susan Smith's drownings of her own children, the Oklahoma City bombing - one woman is the investigative world's secret weapon. You've seen her work: it was her composite sketch that put a profile on Oklahoma City's John Doe II, her "dead ringers" that led to resolutions of those and other cases. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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6 COHEN, RICH. Tough Jews.
Random House, New York: April 1999. 0375705473 / 9780375705472 First Vintage Books Edition. s Softcover. Very good condtion. 
Traces a generation of Jewish gangsters from the candy stores of Brownsville to the clubhouses of the Lower East side. Loaded with a roague's gallery of photos and includes an Index. 
Price: 9.83 USD
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7 DALEY, ROBERT. Prince Of The City: The True Story Of A Cop Who Knew Too Much.
Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston: 1978. 0395270960 / 9780395270967 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. The dustjacket has some chips and tears. 
Society bestows upon the police the job of enforcing our notions of right agains wrong. Young and enthusiast, Detective Bob Leuci seemed perfectly suited to his job as teamleader in the Special Investigating Unit of the narcotics division of the New York Police Department. This is his story. 
Price: 7.60 USD
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8 GOUREVITCH, PHILIP. We Wish To Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families: Stories From Rwanda.
Farrar, Straus Giroux, NY: 1999. 0312243359 / 9780312243357 First Picador U.S.A. Edition - First Printing. s Softcover. Very Good Copy. 
A book concerned with what happened when the Rwandan government in 1994 implemented a policy that called on everyone in the Hutu majority to murder everyone in the Tutsi minority. A vivid history of the background to the tragedy and an unforgettable account of its afternath: the mass displacements, the temptations of revenge, the quest for justice, the replacement of elites and the plight of survivors, the impossibly crowded prisons and militant refugee camps. 
Price: 34.89 USD
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9 HODGE, JAMES H. (EDITOR). Famous Trials; Captain William Kidd, Dr. Thomas Smethurst, Alfred Arthur Rouse, Patrick Carraher, John Thomas Straffen, Eighth Series.
Penguin, Middlesex: 1963. Penguin Books - First Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. Page discoloration. 
Contains articles on Captain Kidd (1701) by Graham Brooks, Dr. Thomas Smethurst (1859) by L. A. Parry, Alfred Arthur Rouse (1931) by Helena Normanton, Patrick Carraher (1938 and 1946) by George Blake, and John Thomas Straffen (1952) by Letitia Fairfield and Eric P. Fullbrook. 
Price: 4.13 USD
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10 JONES, RICHARD GLYN (SELECTED BY & INTRODUCTION). Unsolved!: Classic True Murder Cases.
Peter Bedrick Books, New York: 1987. First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition with crease on back of DJ and previous owner's name on front end paper. 
This fascinating book brings together the greatest unsolved cases in the long and bloody history of murder, as explored by some of the finest writers who have ever delved into these murky depths. 
Price: 8.79 USD
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11 KAVIEFF, PAUL R. The Purple Gang: Organized Crime In Detroit - 1910 - 1945.
Barricade Books, New York: 2000. 1569801479 / 9781569801475 Second printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Here is the untold story of one of America's most powerful and infamous groups of thugs and mobsters. During the chaos of the Prohibition Era these men rose to the highest ranks of organized crime and then shattered it all with bloodthirsty greediness and murderous betrayal. Graphically illustrated with 32 pages of photographs. Includes an Index. 
Price: 106.16 USD
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12 KNIGHT, STEPEN. Jack The Ripper: The Final Solution.
Granada Publishing Limited, St. Albans: 1976. s Good reading copy with wear and tear to covers. Text is in good condition. 
Now in this ground-breaking book, Stephen Knight produces startling new evidence that the hitherto unsolved Ripper murders were in fact the culmination of a full-scale cover-up organized at the highest level of government and extending to the monarchy itself. Includes an Index. 
Price: 8.79 USD
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13 LAFFIN, JOHN. The Anatomy Of Captivity.
Abelard-Schuman, London: 1968. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. 
Presents an exploration of the underlying reasons for political imprisonment, and of the various ways it is put into practice. The behavior of the captors, and of the authority they represent, is considered and analysed. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.50 USD
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14 MARQUEZ, GABRIEL GARCIA. News Of A Kidnapping.
Knopf, NY: 1997. 0375400516 / 9780375400513 First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Journalistic coverage of the kidnapping of ten individuals by the Medellin drug cartel in exchange for protection from prosecution for the cartel's leader Pablo Escobar from extradition to the Unitedf States. 
Price: 10.50 USD
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15 MOONEY, MARTIN. Crime Incorporated.
Whittlesey House, New York: 1935. First Edition. h Hardcover no dustjacket. Good reading copy. 
A concise and analytical examination of organized crime. 
Price: 16.63 USD
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16 REINHARDT, DAVID. Pirates And Piracy.
Konecky & Knoecky, NY: 1997. 1568521391 / 9781568521398 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Signed by the author. Filled with rare illustrations and aunique glossary of piratical terms, this book presents a panoramic history of these ruthless, and always fascinating maritime outlaws including Henry Morgan, Bartholomew Roberts, Captain Kidd, Blackbeard, and Calico Jack, and the world in which they lived and died. Introduce yourself to adventure and terror on the High Seas! 
Price: 38.57 USD
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17 ROTH, MARTIN. The Writer's Complete Crime Reference Book.
Writer's Digest Books, Cincinnatti: 1993. 0898795648 / 9780898795646 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Instead of looking through various crime-related books to find the information you need, you can turn to one complete crime reference source for writers. And, although this book can't write your story for you, it can save you endless hours of research verifying your facts. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.21 USD
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18 SHIELDS, PETE. Guns Don't Die- People Do.
Arbor House, New York: 1981. 0877953473 / 9780877953470 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Never before has the case for handgun contriol been more cogently, persuasively, movingly stated, at a time when all of us--not just our Presidents--are the potential targets for handgun savaging. 
Price: 17.10 USD
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19 SIMON, DAVID R.; EITZEN, D. STANLEY. Elite Deviance.
Allyn and Bacon, Inc., Boston: 1986. 020508673X / 9780205086733 Second Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. Highlighting in yellow on some pages. 
Discusses the crisis in confidence of the American public, who once had faith in government and business institutions and leaders. Includes an Index. 
Price: 33.01 USD
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20 STALKER, JOHN. The Stalker Affair.
Viking, NY: 1988. 0670822620 / 9780670822621 Second Printing - April 1988. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In 1984, John Stalker, Deputy Chief Constable of the Greater Manchester Police Force was asked to undertake an inquiry into the deaths of six men which took place in Northern Ireland in late 1982. These six men were killed by officers of the Royal Ulster Constabulary. Their deaths produced enormous controversy and allegations that the police had a secret but official "shoot to kill" policy against suspected members of the IRA. Includes Index. 
Price: 8.84 USD
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